Posts Covering Real Estate Sales

Pending Home Sales Index Posts Second-Best Reading Of 2014; Home Sales Strong Amid Low Mortgage Rates

The summer housing market finished strong, according to the Pending Home Sales Index. Values and demand is high. Analysis plus today's live mortgage rates.

New Home Sales Hit 6-Year High; Sub-4% Mortgage Rates Aiding Buyers

New home buyers are flooding the market, pressuring home prices higher. With mortgage rates cheap, homes remain affordable. Market analysis and rates here.

Home Sales Hit 2014 Highs As “Seller’s Market” Continues

Home sales are rising nationwide, boosted by luxury homes, low-downpayment buyers, and ultra-low mortgage rates. Analysis, plus live rate quotes.

100% LTV Mortgages Help Kick-Start Housing Starts, Builder Confidence

Single-family housing starts resumed climbing in September. What it means for the U.S. Housing Market and your plans to buy a home. Mortgage rate quotes available.

Current Mortgage Rates Boost Homebuilder Optimism For 2015 Housing Market

Low mortgage rates and strong demand have homebuilders excited for the 2015 Housing Market. How buyers are affected, plus today's mortgage rates.

Case-Shiller Index Is Flawed, And Shows Home Values Rising Nationwide

Case-Shiller Index reports that home values soared last year, but how much of the data is even valid? Read more, and get today's mortgage rates.

Current Mortgage Rates Offered In The 3s; Home Values Keep Climbing

Home values are climbing as mortgage rates drop. What's ahead for U.S. housing, plus instant access to today's low rates.

100% LTV Mortgages Help Kick-Start Housing Starts, Builder Confidence

Single-family housing starts slipped in August. What it means for the U.S. Housing Market and your plans to buy a home. Mortgage rate quotes available.

New Home Sales Hit 6-Year High; Low Mortgage Rates Aid Buyers

New construction buyers are flooding the market, pressuring home prices higher. Thankfully, mortgage rates are down. Analysis and live rates here.

Low Jumbo Mortgage Rates Propel Home Sales Over $500,000

NAR reports strong home sales through August 2014. Luxury housing and jumbo mortgage rates have helped to boost the market. Analysis and live quotes.

Housing Still A “Seller’s Market” According To NAR Data

Home sales are rising nationwide, boosted by luxury homes, low-downpayment buyers, and ultra-low mortgage rates. Analysis, plus live rate quotes.

Homebuilder Confidence Rises To 106-Month Best; Low Mortgage Rates Help Stoke Buyer Demand

Homebuilder confidence soars. New construction buyers lose negotiation leverage. Analysis of the market, plus access to live mortgage rate quotes.

Median Days On Market Down 33% Since December; Are Home Sellers In A Panic?

Very-low mortgage rates and "scared sellers" have U.S. homes selling more quickly. What it means for buyers, plus today's live mortgage rates.

Pending Home Sales Index Jumps 3.3% Amid Low Mortgage Rates, Strong Demand

National Association of Realtors® uses contract data to forecast a strong August and September for housing. Analysis plus today's live mortgage rates.

Condo Mortgage Rates & Analysis – FHA, VA, Conv.

Is it better to buy a condo or a single-family home? Track values in key U.S. cities and get today's live condo mortgage rates.

With Current Mortgage Rates In The 3s, Home Values Hit 6-Year Best

Home values are climbing as mortgage rates drop. What's ahead for U.S. housing, plus instant access to today's low rates.

New Home Sales Drop Despite Falling Mortgage Rates; National Supply Reaches 6.0 Months

Current mortgage rates have boosted sales of newly-built homes, but builders may be temporarily over-built. What it means for buyers, plus live rate quotes.

Existing Home Sales Reach 10-Month Best; Low Mortgage Rates Boost Purchasing Power

Home sales are rising nationwide, boosted by luxury homes, low-downpayment buyers, and ultra-low mortgage rates. Analysis, plus live rate quotes.

Homebuilder Confidence Rises To 7-Month Best; Low Mortgage Rates Help Stoke Buyer Demand

Homebuilder confidence is soaring. New construction home buyers are losing negotiation leverage. What to watch for, and where to get low mortgage rates.

Case-Shiller Index Shows Values Rising In All Tracked Cities; Low Mortgage Rates Boosting Sales

The most recent Case-Shiller Index shows U.S. home values up broadly. Home buyers are paying more for homes into the fall season. Analysis, plus live mortgage rates.

Pending Home Sales Index Stays Above 100 Amid Low Mortgage Rates, Strong Demand

National Association of Realtors® uses its contract data to forecast another strong month for housing. Analysis plus live mortgage rates.

New Home Supply In “Seller’s Market” Territory; Home Prices Rise

The lowest mortgage rates in 12 months have helped keep new construction home affordable. Builders control the market, but buyers can still get deals. Analysis and an instant rate quote.

Home Values Reach 73-Month High As Mortgage Rates Drop To 3s

Home values are climbing as mortgage rates drop. What's ahead for U.S. housing, plus instant access to today's low rates.

Existing Home Sales Rise In June, Aided By Low Mortgage Rates And Looser Mortgage Guidelines

Home sales are rising nationwide, boosted by luxury homes and low-downpayment buyers. Analysis, plus a live look at today's mortgage rates.

U.S. Housing Starts Fall To Lowest Levels In 20 Months; Builders Still Raising Prices

Housing starts drop for third straight month. What it means for buyers and the future of new construction. Analysis and live mortgage rates.

With Mortgage Rates Down, Homebuilder Confidence Rises To 6-Month Best

Homebuilder confidence is soaring. New construction home buyers are losing negotiation leverage. What to watch for, and where to get low mortgage rates.

Pending Home Sales Index Climbs In May; Low Mortgage Rates Boost Home Purchasing Power

National Association of Realtors® reports more homes going into contract. Is the buyer's market over? Analysis plus live mortgage rates.

With Mortgage Rates Falling, Home Sales Happening At Higher Price Points

April Existing Home Sales report shows home sales rising, home prices climbing, and mortgage rates falling. Analysis for today's home buyer plus live mortgage rates.

As New Home Sales Blow Past Estimates, Low Mortgage Rates Help Keep Homes Affordable

New construction buyers are flooding the market, pressuring home prices higher. Thankfully, mortgage rates are down. Analysis and live rates here.

Home Buyers Flood New Construction; Are The Best Deals In Housing Soon To Get Snapped Up?

The market for new construction is improving, say home builders. How this affects new home buyers, and how to choose the right mortgage. Analysis and mortgage rates.

2014 Conforming & FHA Loan Limits

Mortgage loan limits for every U.S. county,
as published by Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac, and the FHA.